Basil Egli

Senior News Reporter  /   2024 Class   /  @BasilEgli

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Vienna Study Abroad Program Moved Online After Austrian Lockdown

The University is providing students with assistance for airfare fees and rescheduling program events to take place in Chicago.

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December 1, 2021

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1:05 p.m.

Safety Rallly Goers

Rally goers held signs made by the event’s organizers.

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Nov. 19, 2021

UChicago Professor’s MIT Lecture Canceled After DEI Opinions Spark National Controversy

MIT administrators were pressured to rescind Abbot's invitation to speak at a lecture in light of an op-ed Abbot co-wrote in Newsweek.

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November 8, 2021

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Political Economy Ph.D. Program to Kick Off Next Fall

The program will be staffed by faculty from both the Department of Political Science and the Harris School of Public Policy.

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October 12, 2021

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2:20 p.m.

UChicago Remembers Robert Ritner, Iconic Egyptologist

Community members recalled Ritner’s passion for all things Egypt and many contributions to his field.

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September 3, 2021

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5:46 p.m.

Three New Faculty Members to Join History Department in Fall

Three of the University’s new history faculty share what they hope to bring to campus and discuss their work on enslaved mariners, Eastern European Jewish thought, and the cradle of humanity.

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May 18, 2021

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UChicago Reports 13 New COVID-19 Cases, Encourages All Students to Receive Vaccinations Before End of Spring Quarter

No new changes to the health pact are expected for the rest of the quarter, and COVID policies for next year are “under development.”

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May 7, 2021

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BFI’s Inaugural Summer Program Centered on “Expanding Diversity in Economics”

The Institute hopes to expose economics to students who would otherwise not enter the field.

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April 29, 2021

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2:15 p.m.

Marshall Sahlins, Renowned Cultural Anthropologist, Dies at 90

“He was at the vanguard of anthropology for 60 years.”

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April 12, 2021

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6:49 p.m.

Study Led by UChicago Professor Makes New Discovery Regarding Immune Cells

The researchers’ findings could have significant benefits for future vaccine development.

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March 31, 2021

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